Features: 85 b&w photos. 26 illus. Bib. Index.
“Joyce Roach’s study of a small northcentral Texas town, Keller, is an
excellent example of folk history at its best. At the beginning of the
book, she symbolically links the absorption of small Texas towns into
the various metroplexes with the disappearance of the wildflowers along
Texas highways, in this particular case the wild white rose, also called
the Cherokee rose and the Macartney rose. more... about Wild Rose: A Folk History of a Cross Timbers Settlement, Keller, Texas